deadwood no pl 1. (branch, tree) madera f seca 2. inf (person) persona f inútil; (people) gente f inútil; (thing) cosa f inútil
1 a raised part of the Earth's surface, much larger than a hill, the top of which might be covered in snow:
The Matterhorn is one of the biggest mountains in Europe.
The Rockies are a mountain chain/range in the western USA.
I'd love to go mountain-climbing.
We're going to the mountains (= an area where there are mountains) for our holiday.
2 UK a large amount of food which is kept in storage instead of being sold, so that prices for it do not fall:
a grain mountain
a person who climbs mountains as a sport or job
the sport or activity of climbing mountains
1 having a lot of mountains:
a mountainous region
2 very big:
used as part of a name for a group of mountains:
the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia
· 15 年前